M Isohanni

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oulu
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental precursors of psychosis
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu University Central Hospital, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:168-75. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Control to the number of PhD thesis among medical doctors]
    Matti Isohanni
    Oulun yliopisto ja OYS n psykiatrian klinikka, Oulu
    Duodecim 121:2315-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of schizophrenia: evidence from the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort and other sources
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 48:s4-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The persistence of developmental markers in childhood and adolescence and risk for schizophrenic psychoses in adult life. A 34-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 71:213-25. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Early developmental milestones in adult schizophrenia and other psychoses. A 31-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    M Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PL5000, 90014, Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 52:1-19. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood and adolescent predictors of schizophrenia in the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort--a descriptive life-span model
    M Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 250:311-9. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Is a child's risk of early onset schizophrenia increased in the highest social class?
    T Makikyro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 23:245-52. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia as a long-term outcome of pregnancy, delivery, and perinatal complications: a 28-year follow-up of the 1966 north Finland general population birth cohort
    P B Jones
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 155:355-64. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital-treated psychiatric disorders in adults with a single-parent and two-parent family background: a 28-year follow-up of the 1966 Northern Finland Birth Cohort
    T Makikyro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Fam Process 37:335-44. 1998
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of short- and long-term clinical outcome in schizophrenic psychosis--the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort study
    P Juola
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 28:263-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental precursors of psychosis
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu University Central Hospital, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:168-75. 2004
    ..No powerful risk factor, premorbid sign, or risk indicator has been identified that is useful for prediction of psychoses in the general population...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Control to the number of PhD thesis among medical doctors]
    Matti Isohanni
    Oulun yliopisto ja OYS n psykiatrian klinikka, Oulu
    Duodecim 121:2315-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of schizophrenia: evidence from the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort and other sources
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 48:s4-7. 2005
    ..Subtle motor, emotional, cognitive and behavioural abnormalities are often present in apparently healthy individuals who later develop schizophrenia, suggesting that some aspects of causation are established before overt psychosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint The persistence of developmental markers in childhood and adolescence and risk for schizophrenic psychoses in adult life. A 34-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort
    Matti Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 71:213-25. 2004
    ..These findings are in line with the hypothesis that a neural diathesis is present during postnatal brain development before schizophrenia. This supports the longitudinal dimension and life span models of schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Early developmental milestones in adult schizophrenia and other psychoses. A 31-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    M Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PL5000, 90014, Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 52:1-19. 2001
    ..These developmental effects were not seen for non-psychotic outcomes. The findings support hypotheses regarding psychosis as having a developmental dimension with precursors apparent in early life...
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood and adolescent predictors of schizophrenia in the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort--a descriptive life-span model
    M Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 250:311-9. 2000
    ..This is done by reviewing the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort, its scientific activities (publications and work in progress) and selected literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is a child's risk of early onset schizophrenia increased in the highest social class?
    T Makikyro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 23:245-52. 1997
    ..The results suggest that in some families in Northern Finland, a father's professional advancement, often linked to mental disorder, may be one determinant of an increased risk of schizophrenia in the child...
  8. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia as a long-term outcome of pregnancy, delivery, and perinatal complications: a 28-year follow-up of the 1966 north Finland general population birth cohort
    P B Jones
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 155:355-64. 1998
    ..The 1966 North Finland general population birth cohort was studied to determine whether abnormalities during pregnancy, delivery, and the neonatal period are associated with adult-onset schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital-treated psychiatric disorders in adults with a single-parent and two-parent family background: a 28-year follow-up of the 1966 Northern Finland Birth Cohort
    T Makikyro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Fam Process 37:335-44. 1998
    ..It is likely that a combination of the single-parent family and psychosocial and/or genetic risk may influence the development of these disorders...
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of short- and long-term clinical outcome in schizophrenic psychosis--the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort study
    P Juola
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 28:263-8. 2013
    ..Since the outcome in schizophrenia is heterogeneous and often poor, identification of specific predictors of outcome would be useful in clinical practice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early developmental differences between DSM-III-R schizophrenics treated with clozapine and typical neuroleptics
    T Makikyro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Psychiatr Res 32:105-10. 1998
    ..These early developmental characteristics did not predict clinical severity of schizophrenia in adulthood...
  12. doi request reprint Interaction between parental psychosis and risk factors during pregnancy and birth for schizophrenia - the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort study
    E Keskinen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 145:56-62. 2013
    ..Parental psychosis can act as an effect modifier on early risk factors for schizophrenia. Evaluation of the mechanisms behind the risk factors should, therefore, include consideration of the parental history of psychosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcome and its predictors in schizophrenia within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    E Lauronen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 22:129-36. 2007
    ..We report clinical and social outcomes of schizophrenia in the longitudinal, population-based Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort, and describe associated demographic, developmental and illness-related factors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Birth order and risk for schizophrenia: a 31-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    L Kemppainen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:148-52. 2001
    ..Theoretical explanations may arise from biological factors unidentified here and/or psychological stressors linked with these positions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids in schizophrenia and other functional psychoses: a general population northern Finland 1966 birth cohort survey
    K Saari
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:279-85. 2004
    ..To compare fasting serum lipid concentrations of subjects with schizophrenia with a comparison group...
  16. doi request reprint Characteristics of subjects with schizophrenia spectrum disorder with and without antipsychotic medication - a 10-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort study
    J Moilanen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 28:53-8. 2013
    ..We also aim to find the predictors for successful antipsychotic withdrawal...
  17. ncbi request reprint Educational consequences of mental disorders treated in hospital. A 31-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    I Isohanni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu and Oulu Polytechnic, Finland
    Psychol Med 31:339-49. 2001
    ..Failure to complete higher education may contribute to the 'social exclusion' of the mentally ill through reduced opportunities in later occupational life and failure to accumulate social capital...
  18. ncbi request reprint Community placement of long-stay psychiatric patients in northern Finland
    S Räsänen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychiatr Serv 51:383-5. 2000
    ..The results showed that long-stay patients are dependent on considerable support. Alternative residential facilities have made deinstitutionalization possible...
  19. ncbi request reprint The one-child family and violent criminality: a 31-year follow-up study of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    L Kemppainen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Peltolantie 5, 90210 Oulu, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 158:960-2. 2001
    ..The authors studied whether being an only child was associated with criminality in adulthood and, secondly, if parental factors increased the putative risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Infant motor development is associated with adult cognitive categorisation in a longitudinal birth cohort study
    G K Murray
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK, and Muurola Hospital, Hospital District of Lapland, Finland
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:25-9. 2006
    ..We hypothesised that the age of learning to stand in infancy would be associated with adult executive function and that the association would be apparent throughout the range of abilities, rather than confined to extremes...
  21. doi request reprint Negative symptoms in schizophrenia: a review
    J Makinen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:334-41. 2008
    ..However, according to clinical experience, when treating negative symptoms, the best effect is achieved by optimizing the dose of medication and by complementing it with psychosocial therapies...
  22. ncbi request reprint The use of videoconferencing for telepsychiatry in Finland
    M L Mielonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, Finland
    J Telemed Telecare 4:125-31. 1998
    ..5 (SD 1.0). Preliminary results with telepsychiatry in Finland have been promising. Interactive videoconferencing provides an easy, fast and relatively inexpensive method of providing psychiatric services over long distances...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is grand multiparity associated with offsprings' hospital-treated mental disorders? A 28-year follow-up of the North Finland 1966 birth cohort
    L Kemppainen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 35:104-8. 2000
    ..e. a mother who has undergone six or more deliveries) is at increased risk of perinatal complications, but it is not known whether or not GMP status is associated with child's adulthood mental disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and their predictors in young adulthood in Finland
    J Veijola
    University of Oulu, Department of Psychiatry, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 57:195-201. 1998
    ..Especially childhood predictors of mental disorders are reviewed...
  25. doi request reprint The characteristics and outcomes of hospitalised and outpatient-treated first-onset schizophrenia patients: a 5-year register linkage study
    M Kiviniemi
    Social and Mental Health Services, City of Oulu, Finland Institute of Clinical Medicine, Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Clin Pract 67:1105-12. 2013
    ..Outcomes were compared using data on mortality, psychiatric hospital utilisation, relapse rate and occupational functioning...
  26. doi request reprint Prevalence of alcohol use disorders in schizophrenia--a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Koskinen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:85-96. 2009
    ..Our aim was to present recent studies of alcohol use disorders (AUDs) in patients with schizophrenia, estimate overall prevalence and characteristics affecting the prevalence of AUDs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Good school performance is a risk factor of suicide in psychoses: a 35-year follow up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    A Alaräisänen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:357-62. 2006
    ..Our aim was to analyse the relationship between good school performance and risk of suicide in the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort, especially in psychoses...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in treatment and outcome in a therapeutic community ward, with special reference to schizophrenic patients
    S Räsänen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychiatry 62:235-49. 1999
    ..With its greater degree of interaction and positive experiences, the therapeutic community model may help psychotic male patients in facing their age- and gender-specific life-span challenges...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parental separation at birth and depression in adulthood: a long-term follow-up of the Finnish Christmas Seal Home Children
    J Veijola
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychol Med 34:357-62. 2004
    ..Early separation of a child from the mother has been considered a risk factor for later depression. We investigated the association between very early separation and depression in adulthood in a unique dataset...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric inpatient care planning via telemedicine
    M L Mielonen
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    J Telemed Telecare 6:152-7. 2000
    ..At 50 care consultations per year, a remote municipality would save about FM117,000...
  31. ncbi request reprint The use of bibliometric data in evaluating research on therapeutic community for addictions and in psychiatry
    P Nieminen
    Medical Computing Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Subst Use Misuse 32:555-70. 1997
    ..This may lead to the smoother use of traditional quantitative research strategies and standard publication channels than in other psychiatric therapeutic community studies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Poor premorbid school performance is associated with later cigarette smoking among schizophrenia patients
    Kaisa Riala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Box 5000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 137:137-41. 2005
    ..Poor school performance might represent premorbid nicotinergic dysfunction associated with cognitive deficits in future smokers among schizophrenia patients compared with those who remained non-smokers...
  33. ncbi request reprint Infant developmental milestones: a 31-year follow-up
    Anja Taanila
    University of Oulu, Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, PO Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:581-6. 2005
    ..4 times greater in faster developers than in slow developers. In conclusion, those who develop faster during their first year of life tend to attain higher levels of education in adolescence and adulthood...
  34. ncbi request reprint Peer review--still the well-functioning quality control and enhancer in scientific research
    Matti Isohanni
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:165-6. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychiatric hospitalizations in schizophrenic psychoses within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Jouko Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:286-93. 2006
    ..Although short hospitalization is recommended by several guidelines, there may be a group of patients with schizophrenic psychoses in which too short a hospitalization may lead to inadequate treatment response...
  36. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic and clinical predictors of occupational status in schizophrenic psychoses--follow-up within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Jouko Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulun yliopisto, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 150:217-25. 2007
    ..Based on our findings, those who were single at time of their onset of illness probably need most support to retain their contacts to work life...
  37. ncbi request reprint Non-participation may bias the results of a psychiatric survey: an analysis from the survey including magnetic resonance imaging within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Marianne Haapea
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:403-9. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we wanted to explore other associative factors expected to affect non-participation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Videoconferencing in child and adolescent psychiatry in Finland--an inadequately exploited resource
    Lilli Pesämaa
    Clinic of Child Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, Oulu University Hospital, Finland
    J Telemed Telecare 13:125-9. 2007
    ..The implementation of videoconferencing seems to depend more on the activity of service providers than on the number of people involved...
  39. ncbi request reprint Temporary parental separation at birth and substance use disorder in adulthood. A long-term follow-up of the Finnish Christmas Seal Home Children
    Juha Veijola
    Dept of Psychiatry, University and University Hospital of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:11-7. 2008
    ..Adversities in the early mother-infant relation pose a hypothetical risk for addiction. We studied the association between very early separation and later development of substance use disorder...
  40. doi request reprint Associations between early development and outcome in schizophrenia--A 35-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Erika Jaaskelainen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland, P O Box 5000, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 99:29-37. 2008
    ..We conclude that risk factors for schizophrenia are not necessarily prognostic factors...
  41. ncbi request reprint How to use bibliometric methods in evaluation of scientific research? An example from Finnish schizophrenia research
    Johanna Koskinen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:136-43. 2008
    ..According to our experience, these methods can be used as an evaluation instrument in research together with other methods, such as expert opinions and panels...
  42. ncbi request reprint Statistical methodologies in psychopharmacology: a review
    Pentti Nieminen
    Medical Informatics Group, University of Oulu, Finland
    Hum Psychopharmacol 21:195-203. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Predictors of schizophrenia--a review
    Pirjo Maki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Br Med Bull 73:1-15. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Parental separation at birth and criminal behaviour in adulthood--a long-term follow-up of the Finnish Christmas Seal Home children
    Pirjo Maki
    Dept of Psychiatry, University of Oulu and University Hospital of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:354-9. 2003
    ..Parental absence has been connected with later criminality. We studied the association between very early separation and criminality in a unique data set...
  45. ncbi request reprint Reasons for the diagnostic discordance between clinicians and researchers in schizophrenia in the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Kristiina Moilanen
    Dept of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O 5000, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:305-10. 2003
    ..This poses a challenge to psychiatric research. We studied the reasons for diagnostic discordance between clinicians and researchers...
  46. ncbi request reprint Criminality in the offspring of antenatally depressed mothers: a 33-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Pirjo Maki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014 Oulu, Finland
    J Affect Disord 74:273-8. 2003
    ..No epidemiological studies have been reported on the association between mothers' antenatal depression and criminality in their offspring...
  47. ncbi request reprint Low educational performance is associated with drunk driving: a 31-year follow-up of the northern Finland 1966 birth cohort
    Kaisa Riala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Box 5000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Oulu Polytechnic, Oulu, Finland
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:219-23. 2003
    ..We studied the relationship between drunk driving offences, school performance and adult educational achievements...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Other mental disorders presenting together with schizophrenia]
    Hannu Koponen
    OYS n psykiatrian klinikka, Lapin sairaanhoitopiiri, psykiatrian toimialue Totontie 9 97145 Totonvaara
    Duodecim 119:43-9. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint Weight gain and glucose and lipid metabolism disturbances during antipsychotic medication: a review
    Hannu Koponen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:294-8. 2002
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Maternal separation at birth and schizophrenia--a long-term follow-up of the Finnish Christmas Seal Home Children
    Pirjo Maki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Schizophr Res 60:13-9. 2003
    ..Problems in the early mother-infant relation pose a hypothetical risk factor of schizophrenia. We studied the association between very early separation and later development of schizophrenia or other psychoses in a unique data set...
  51. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a telepsychiatric network in northern Finland
    Marja Leena Mielonen
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    Curr Probl Dermatol 32:132-40. 2003
  52. ncbi request reprint Predictors of female criminality: findings from the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort
    Liisa Kemppainen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:854-9. 2002
    ..Thus there is a need for original studies into the perinatal contribution to the etiology of female offending...
  53. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia in the offspring of antenatally depressed mothers: a 31-year follow-up of the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Pirjo Maki
    Schizophr Res 66:79-81. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Videoconferencing in child and adolescent telepsychiatry: a systematic review of the literature
    Lilli Pesämaa
    Clinic of Child Psychiatry, Department of Paediatrics, Oulu University Hospital, Finland
    J Telemed Telecare 10:187-92. 2004
    ..Well designed and properly controlled trials are required to evaluate the clinical value of this promising method in child psychiatry, where there is a constantly increasing need for services...
  55. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation during the first year of life and risk of schizophrenia: a Finnish birth cohort study
    John McGrath
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Schizophr Res 67:237-45. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the association between the use of vitamin D supplements during the first year of life and risk of developing schizophrenia...
  56. ncbi request reprint Childhood central nervous system infections and risk for schizophrenia
    Hannu Koponen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:9-13. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that viral CNS infections during childhood may have a role as a risk factor for schizophrenia. Their role may be modest at the population level due to their relative rareness...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hyperlipidemia in persons using antipsychotic medication: a general population-based birth cohort study
    Kaisa Saari
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, 90014 Oulu, Finland
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:547-50. 2004
    ..We studied the prevalence of hyperlipidemia in subjects who did and did not take antipsychotic medication in a prospective, general population-based birth cohort...
  58. ncbi request reprint Links between creativity and mental disorder
    Erika Lauronen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychiatry 67:81-98. 2004
    ..In conclusion, evidence exists to support some form of association between creativity and mental disorder, but the direction of any causal link remains obscure...
  59. ncbi request reprint Recovery from schizophrenic psychoses within the northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort
    Erika Lauronen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014, Oulu, Finland
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:375-83. 2005
    ..Because of widely disparate findings from follow-up studies, the likelihood of recovery from schizophrenia remains controversial. We report the extent of recovery from schizophrenia in a population-based cohort...
  60. ncbi request reprint Teenage smoking and substance use as predictors of severe alcohol problems in late adolescence and in young adulthood
    Kaisa Riala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Box 5000, Oulu FIN 90014, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 35:245-54. 2004
    ..To study the association between adolescent alcohol use, smoking, other substance use, and later substance-use-related problems in a large general population sample in Northern Finland...
  61. pmc Is initiation of smoking associated with the prodromal phase of schizophrenia?
    Kaisa Riala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 30:26-32. 2005
    ..Our goal was to study this putative temporal relation among patients with schizophrenia...
  62. ncbi request reprint Statistical methodology in general psychiatric journals
    Jouko Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:223-8. 2002
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Higher serum triglyceride levels in early-onset schizophrenia
    Kaisa Saari
    Am J Psychiatry 161:176. 2004
  64. ncbi request reprint What is a top scientist like?
    Matti Isohanni
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:189. 2006
  65. ncbi request reprint How should a scientific team be effectively formed and managed
    Matti Isohanni
    University of Oulu, Department of Psychiatry, PO Box 5000, FI 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:157-62. 2002
    ..In this article, some essential organizational and psychological aspects of the scientific team are described and discussed. In addition, practical guidelines on forming, working and managing a research team are presented...